Nissan Kubistar MOT Results

Registered in 2003
52.0% pass rate
from 102 tests in 2020
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Kubistar is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 8.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.98% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 6.9% fail on Springs
      • 6.9% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.9% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.98% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.9% fail on Macpherson strut (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins and bushes (17 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.0% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.98% fail on Horn
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.98% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.98% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.98% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 6.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.98% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.98% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.9% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.98% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.98% fail on Lever
    • 0.98% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.98% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.98% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.98% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.98% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 6.9% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.98% fail on Driver's view
  • 8.8% fail on Steering
    • 6.9% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.9% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.98% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.98% fail on Power steering
      • 0.98% fail on Operation
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.9% fail on Transmission
      • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.9% fail on Joints
      • 0.98% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.98% fail on Joints
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.98% fail on Chassis
      • 0.98% fail on Chassis condition
  • 7.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 7.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
  • 4.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.98% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.98% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.98% fail on Engine oil leaks